The db.m5.large instance is in the general purpose family and has 2 vCPUs, 8 GiB of memory and up to 10 Gibps of bandwidth starting at $0.178 per hour.



On Demand

1 Yr Reserved

3 Yr Reserved

$53.28 per month (-59%) with
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Family Sizes

Size vCPUs Memory (GiB)
db.m5.xlarge 4 16.0
db.m5.2xlarge 8 32.0
db.m5.4xlarge 16 64.0
db.m5.8xlarge 32 128.0
db.m5.12xlarge 48 192.0
db.m5.16xlarge 64 256.0
db.m5.24xlarge 96 384.0

Instance Variants


Instance Details

Compute Value
vCPUs 2
Memory (GiB) 8
Physical Processor Intel Xeon Platinum 8175
CPU Architecture 64-bit
Clock Speed (GHz) 2.5
Processor Features Intel AVX, Intel AVX2, Intel AVX512, Intel Turbo
Storage Value
EBS Optimized True
Max Bandwidth (Mbps) on (EBS) 4750
Max Throughput (MB/s) on EBS 593.75
Max I/O Operations/second (IOPS) 18750
Baseline Bandwidth (Mbps) on (EBS) 650
Baseline Throughput (MB/s) on EBS 81.25
Baseline I/O Operations/second (IOPS) 3600
Networking Value
Network Performance (Gibps) Up to 10
Enhanced Networking Yes
Amazon Value
Generation current
Instance Type db.m5.large
Family General purpose
Name M5 Large
Normalization Factor 4

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